Ramyar M. Farid focuses his practice on prosecuting patent applications across a wide range of technologies. Leveraging his experience in conducting examiner interviews, Ramyar adopts an aggressive approach to expedite prosecution and minimize unnecessary prosecution history. He utilizes a successful strategy for obviating 101 rejections based on the Alice lineage of case law. Previously, Ramyar was a patent examiner for the US Patent and Trademark Office for several years, where he examined patent applications pertaining to various mechanical and electrical arts.
Ramyar also works on various litigation matters assisting deposition, discovery, and patent license review. He conducts patent validity/infringement analysis, drafts opinion letters, performs due diligence studies on third-party patent portfolios, and counsels clients on licensing issues.
Ramyar’s experience comprises, but is not limited to, areas of technology including automotive systems, semiconductors, biometric authentication, consumer electronics, display devices, fuel cells, large Scale Integration (LSI) design, medical devices and imaging, network systems, optical/laser, battery, very long instruction word (VLIW), software, and wireless communications and antenna design.
The George Washington University Law School, 2001, J.D.
The George Washington University, 1996, B.S.
District of Columbia
US Patent and Trademark Office
Awards and Affiliations
Member, Practice Group of the Year, Intellectual Property, Law360 (2019)
Member, Litigation Department of the Year–Intellectual Property, The American Lawyer (2019)